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Anna Chute with Marisa Reidy, Marketing and PR Officer with Recovery Haven and Siobhan McSweeney, Manager of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Young Anna’s Wonderful Gesture Makes Its Mark At Recovery Haven

November 16, 2017 at 10:10 am 0 comments

A YOUNG Tralee schoolgirl who wanted to add a little joy to those suffering from cancer has melted the hearts of a local charity with a selfless donation. Nine-year-old Anna Chute from The Spa made a selection of hand-made bookmarks and donated them to Recovery Haven Kerry, along with €20 […]

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Caroline McCarthy among the pamper packs to be distributed to Recovery Haven and Kerry Cancer Support Group.

Caroline Overwhelmed By Support For ‘Pamper Packs’ For Two Charities

October 26, 2017 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

A CASTLEISLAND woman has made an incredible gesture to cancer patients across Kerry during  Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October by putting together specialised care packs for clients of two Kerry cancer charities. Caroline McCarthy, a distributor of Forever Living natural, Aloe Vera personal care and beauty products,  sought the […]

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Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

Recovery Haven To Host Pink Nails Coffee Morning

October 9, 2017 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

TO mark Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, Recovery Haven Kerry will host its annual Pink Nails Coffee Morning at its Tralee headquarters at 5 Haig’s Terrace on Thursday, October 19, from 11am -1.30pm. The fun event offers ladies the chance to have their nails painted free of charge by […]

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Lady Golfers Raise Funds For Recovery Haven

Lady Golfers Raise Funds For Recovery Haven

September 12, 2017 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven were delighted with a visit by two members of Tralee Golf Club on Friday as they brought something special with them. The Lady Captain’s Charity Day was held recently out in Barrow and raised €1,585 for the Cancer Support House which was accepted by volunteers on behalf of the facility, […]

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Elizabeth Spring, Annette Spring, Linda Davis, Breda Loughlin and Ewan Davis at the Celebration of Light event on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Time To Reflect At ‘Celebration Of Light’

August 17, 2017 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… IT was an emotional evening for many at Tralee Bay Wetlands on Wednesday for the sixth annual Celebration of Light event in aid of Recovery Haven. Held in association with the Rose of Tralee […]

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At the fundraiser in Paco on The Mall on Friday were; Geraldine Sheehy, Carole Dooley, Margaret McKenna, Audrey Moran, Christine McAuliffe, Eileen Whelan, Sheila Kennedy, Mary Lynch, Sheila Sayers and Dermot Crowley. Photo by Dermot Crean

Paco Holds Fashion/Coffee Morning For Charity

July 1, 2017 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

A COFFEE/FASHION morning was held at a popular Tralee shop for a great cause on Friday. Eileen Whelan of Paco on The Mall organised the event to raise awareness of the annual Jamie Wrenn/Mike Deane walk from Tralee to Castlegregory which takes place on July 22 and  has already raised […]

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Sheila and Noel Hartnett (second and third from right) present at cheque at the Recovery Haven Open Day and Corporate Launch on Friday afternoon. Also included are, from left; Siobhan McSweeney, Marian Barnes and Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Thousands Of Euro Presented At Recovery Haven Corporate Launch And Open Day

May 21, 2017 at 12:31 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a very busy day in Recovery Haven on Friday as they hosted an Open Day and Corporate Launch at Killerisk. Special guests on the day were Dr Eddie Murphy of Operation Transformation and patrons Mr Dick Spring and Dr Edmond Harty, while Aidan O’Mahony also made an appearance.   […]

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21/03/2017. FREE TO USE IMAGES. Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund. Pictured are winner Kerry Recovery Haven, from left, Alison Canavan Wellness Coach, Kenneth Reynolds, Karen O'Donohoe GIY and Amy OíShaughnessy from Energia at the presentation of the ëEnergia Get Ireland Growing Fundí celebration. GIY and Energia are supporting community projects all across the country to the tune of Ä70,000, today (March 21sT) community and voluntary organisations have been granted funds to start or further develop a community food-growing project in their area. Picture: Patrick Browne


2017 ëEnergia Get Ireland Growingí fund awards grants of Ä70,000 to projects across 31 counties in Ireland

 

The Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund run by GIY (Grow It Yourself) in partnership with Energia today (March 21st) awards a fund of Ä70,000 to food growing projects by community groups, schools and not-for-profit organisations all across the country.

 

The teams behind 85 community projects are today all being granted with funds for their unique plans. Groups from Kerry to Donegal and beyond will be presented with their funding amounts ranging from Ä500 to Ä2,000.

 

Projects set for support include a grow garden for the Irish Wheelchair Association Centre in Carlow, the provision of tools and seeds for the Horticulture course at the Ballymun Adult Read and Write Scheme, project funding for a community garden initiative for the South Inner City Community Development Association supporting residents of the Liberties, a food growing project for Galway Simonís new Residential Service ëTuÌ Bhrianí in Galway City which currently caters for youths aged 18 to 25 years of age. In Monaghan a funding award goes to Youth Work Ireland in Clones; they plan to use a derelict piece of land behind their youth cafe to build a vegetable patch. In Kerry a funding award goes to the Recovery Haven ñ Organic Fruit and Veg Garden Club, the team behind the Recovery Haven Kerry Cancer

Three Tralee-Based Community Projects Receive Funding

March 23, 2017 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

  THREE Tralee-based groups will benefit from funding as part of the Get Ireland Growing Fund run by GIY (Grow It Yourself) in partnership with Energia. There are 85 winners of the grants nationally from a fund of €70,000. Rath Oraigh Childcare (€500), TIRC Women Group (€1,000) and Recovery Haven (€2,000) in Tralee will […]

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Miriam, Aisling and Breda Murphy with Sarah Wilson at the 'Valentines With A Difference' event in aid of Recovery Haven at The Rose Hotel on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Valentines Night Sellout Event For Recovery Haven

February 15, 2017 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a wonderful night of food and entertainment at The Rose Hotel for the ‘Valentines With A Difference’ event. Hosted by Recovery Haven, it was a sellout event with around 200 people paying just €30 a head for the a great evening. The event was aimed at couples and friends, looking for something different […]

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John Healy, Jennifer Healy, Claire Ali and Caroline Bulman at a table quiz in aid of Recovery Haven on Thursday night at Kirbys Brogue Inn. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Table Quiz Held At Brogue In Aid Of Recovery Haven

January 28, 2017 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was poor weather on Thursday night but there was fun in the warmth of Kirbys Brogue Inn for a table quiz for a great cause. There was a hamper and loads of spot prizes up for grabs at the quiz in aid of Recovery Haven. It was the latest […]

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At the presentation of a cheque for €4,300 from the Greyhound Bar Golf Society to Recovery Haven were, front from left; Mervyn Griffin, Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven, John O'Connell and Aidan O'Connor. Back from left; Colm Sheehy, Francie Roche, Timmy Barrett, Phil Murphy, Richard Barry and Eddie Wall. Photo by Dermot Crean

Greyhound Golfers Raise Thousands For Recovery Haven

January 21, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

THEY love their golf down in the Greyhound Bar and they put it to good use last year with their fundraising activities. Their Golf Society has a great history of helping out local charities and for the last couple of years the Recovery Haven has been a beneficiary. Their activities […]

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Patricia Glavin (left) and Deirdre Power (third left) from St Margaret's Boxing Club present the cheque for €700 to Dermot Crowley, Maureen O'Brien, Phil Stack and Kenneth Reynolds accepting on behalf of Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Boxing Night Raises Funds For Recovery Haven

December 22, 2016 at 9:02 am Comments are Disabled

AN entertaining night of boxing at the The Ashe Hotel last November raised €700 for Recovery Haven. Organised by St Margaret’s Boxing Club, the ‘Fight Night’ event on November 19 saw members of the club and others taking to the ring, with two of the bouts even being contested blindfolded. Continued below… There were 14 keenly contested fights […]

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At the presentation of a cheque for €1,857 to Recovery Haven from Halfords Tralee were; Dermot Crowley, Recovery Haven; Lisa Martin, Halfords; Bernie Bartlett Maher, Manager of Halfords Tralee; Diane Bartlett Maher, Halfords; Kenneth Reynolds and Jacinta Bradley, Recovery Haven. Photo by Dermot Crean

Halfords Birthday Celebrations Gives Christmas Cheer To Recovery Haven

December 20, 2016 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE Recovery Haven received a nice Christmas present of €1,857 this week after staff of a business in Manor West held a fundraiser earlier this month. Halfords were celebrating 10 years in Manor West on December 11 and to mark it they decided to raise funds for a local charity. […]

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Recovery Haven received a cheque of €20,350 on Wednesday morning, the proceeds of a recent Night At The Dogs. Front, from left, Tom O'Connor, Maureen O'Brien of Recovery Haven, Ted Kelliher and Noel Browne. Back from left; Kenneth Reynolds, Christine McAuliffe, Dermot Crowley of Recovery Haven, Aine Kelliher, John Healy, Beatrice McDonald, Heather Hartley and Declan Dowling of Kingdom Greyhound Stadium. Photo by Dermot Crean

Amazing Amount Raised From Dog Night For Recovery Haven

December 15, 2016 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

AN event held a couple of months ago has raised an astonishing amount for the Recovery Haven facility. Back on October 29, a night at the dogs at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium for the Cancer Support House was held.  It was a great night of racing combined a host of other family friendly events and […]

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Angela O'Connor, Mary Leen, Rita Gilbert, Jacinta Bradley and Suzanne Boyle at the Recovery Haven Christmas Party at Kirbys Brogue Inn on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Recovery Haven Volunteers Enjoy Christmas Get-Together In The Brogue

December 2, 2016 at 3:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE first weekend in December really signals the start of the party season, so from now until the Christmas Eve, expect the town to be thronged with people enjoying a night out. Last night we visited Kirby’s Brogue Inn which hosted volunteers from Recovery Haven who enjoyed a get together with […]

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at the Connect Kerry Ladies Lunch in aid of Recovery Haven at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Cookery Book With A Difference Launched At Ladies Lunch

November 28, 2016 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

THE launch of ‘Cook for Recovery’, took place at Ballyroe Heights Hotel in Sunday during the Connect Ladies Lunch in aid of Recovery Haven. ‘Cook for Recovery’ is a wonderful cookbook for all the family to try, full of delicious recipes from hotels and restaurants all over the county of Kerry and […]

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Lorraine McCarthy and Aoife McCarthy with Brendan McCarthy, Abbie McCarthy and Katie Moynihan at Country Candles stand manned by Ann Griffin and Katie Sheahan at the Recovery Haven Craft Fair in the Manor West Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Christmas Craft Fair At Manor West Raises Funds For Recovery Haven

November 25, 2016 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

FROM candles to woodwork, knitwear to paintings, there was something for everyone at this year’s Recovery Haven Christmas Craft Fair in Manor West Hotel yesterday. For the past few years the event has been held at the Cancer Support House at Killerisk, but due to the demand and to accommodate more stalls […]

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Caroline Harrington about to receive one on the nose from Nicole Treanor at the Boxing Night in aid of Recovery Haven on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Entertaining Boxing Night Raises Funds For Recovery Haven

November 21, 2016 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was no holding back at a very entertaining night of boxing matches at the The Ashe Hotel on Saturday in aid of Recovery Haven. Organised by St Margaret’s Boxing Club, the event saw members of the club taking to the ring, with two of the bouts being contested blindfolded. There was 14 fights in all and […]

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Walk In Memory Of Jamie Wrenn Raises Thousands For Recovery Haven

Walk In Memory Of Jamie Wrenn Raises Thousands For Recovery Haven

November 10, 2016 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

THE funds raised from a charity event held for the last six years has now passed the €82,000 thanks to the efforts of enthusiastic walkers back in July. The seventh Jamie Wrenn Walk was held in aid of Recovery Haven this year and the proceeds from it totalling €12,700 were presented […]

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Boxing Club To Play A Blinder With Charity ‘Fight Night’

Boxing Club To Play A Blinder With Charity ‘Fight Night’

November 9, 2016 at 1:18 pm Comments are Disabled

THE gloves and blindfolds will be on in The Ashe Hotel on Saturday week when a ‘White Collar’ boxing night will take place in aid of Recovery Haven. Organised by St Margaret’s Boxing Club, the event will see members taking to the ring with two of the bouts being contested blindfolded […]

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Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

Five Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

October 28, 2016 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

The weekend is upon us and it’s a long one. Yippee! Here’s a few things you can head out to in town and beyond… Saturday 1. Go to the dogs… A night at the dogs at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium in aid of Recovery Haven Cancer Support House Kerry is on Saturday. This […]

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At the launch in Ballyroe Heights Hotel of the annual Connect Ladies Lunch and Fashion Afternoon in support of Recovery Haven were Orlagh Winters (MC), Margaret Kissane (Organiser and Editor of Connect Kerry) and Orla Diffily (PR & Fashion Stylist, who will judge the Best Dressed Lady. The lunch is on Sunday 27th of November in Ballyroe Heights Hotel from 12.30pm. Tickets €50 direct from reception of Ballyroe Heights Hotel or by calling 086 2408237

Ladies Lunch And Fashion Show To Aid Recovery Haven

October 27, 2016 at 11:50 am Comments are Disabled

THE 4th annual Connect Ladies Lunch & Fashion Afternoon was officially launched this week at a photo-call in Ballyroe Heights Hotel. In support of Recovery Haven Cancer Support House in Tralee, the Connect Lunch on Sunday, November 27, will begin the Christmas season in style with a champagne reception, 4 course luncheon […]

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Catriona Meighan, Helen Leahy, Linda Lowth and Trish O'Flaherty at the 'Look Good, Feel Good' charity fashion event at The Ashe Hotel on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ladies Look And Feel Good At Charity Fashion Event

October 13, 2016 at 2:35 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout in The Ashe Hotel on Wednesday night for a fabulous night of fun and fashion, all in aid of Recovery Haven. Ladies arriving at the ‘Look Good, Feel Good’ event were greeted with a cocktail before feasting their eyes on fashions from Effigy and Wardrobe boutiques. Continued […]

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Recovery Haven Organises Talk As Part Of Cancer Week

Recovery Haven Organises Talk As Part Of Cancer Week

October 13, 2016 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven is holding a free talk in The Killarney Oaks Hotel on Wednesday, October 19 at 7.30pm. The event is part of Cancer Week Ireland is taking placeable next week. This national initiative hopes to raise awareness of cancer and advances in care and treatment. The talk will shine a light on cancer, how to […]

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The Daly Team; Ellen, Sarah, Claire and Liz Daly at the Family Gameshow in aid of Recovery Haven at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Great Fun At The Family Gameshow In Ballyroe

October 1, 2016 at 9:07 am Comments are Disabled

IT was great fun out in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night as teams took part in a very different type of fundraiser. The Family Gameshow, in aid of Recovery Haven, was based loosely on popular television shows “Family Fortunes” and “Mr & Mrs” and saw families from various parts of the […]

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Many Support Programmes And Classes This Autumn At Recovery Haven

Many Support Programmes And Classes This Autumn At Recovery Haven

September 30, 2016 at 10:09 am Comments are Disabled

THIS autumn is busy in Recovery Haven with a number of services available to those affected by cancer. This October will see the return of their very successful Men’s Prostate Programme. This is a 6 week course and is aimed at men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer in the past […]

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At the cheque handover from the Ploughman's Bar, Abbeyfeale, darts tournament in aid of Recovery Haven, we're from left: Marie Smith, Steve Smith, Shannon Smith, Siobhain McSweeney (Recovery Haven) and Liam Wrenn. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Former Tralee Publican Helps Raise Money For Local Cancer Support Service

September 14, 2016 at 5:14 pm Comments are Disabled

FORMER Tralee publican, Steve Smith, has raised over €3,000 for Recovery Haven through a darts tournament held at his current venture, The Ploughman’s Bar in Abbeyfeale. Steve Smith spent around 20 years in Tralee running the Pig N Whistle on Rock Street and The Strand Bar on Strand Street, now The Huddle […]

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Launching the Recovery Haven 'Night At The Dogs Fundraiser' were representatives from Recovery Haven, Ashe Hotel, Dairymaster, Ernie Boyles Manor Village Shops, Ballyroe Heights Hotel and Ballygarry House Hotel. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Great Fun Promised For Recovery Haven’s Night At The Dogs

September 13, 2016 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE will be a night at the dogs at Kingdom Greyhound Stadium in aid of Recovery Haven Cancer Support House Kerry on Saturday, October 29. This event promises a great night of racing combined with a Best Dressed Lady and Gent competition as well as lots for the kiddies Best […]

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At the launch of the 'Recovery Haven Family Gameshow' were Patricia Glavin (Glavin Family). Philomena Stack (Recovery Haven), Lana McDonagh, Terry and Mark O'Brien (O'Brien Family) Eileen Comerford (Recovery Haven) and Deirdre Power (Glaven Family). Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Mayor’s Family To Take Part In Gameshow Night For Recovery Haven

September 10, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

NINE families, including the Mayor of Tralee’s, will compete in a very different type of event at the end of the month to raise funds for a great facility in Tralee. A Family Gameshow based on popular television shows “Family Fortunes” and “Mr & Mrs” will take place at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on […]

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Lisa Casey, Shauna Casey, Julie O'Halloran and Catherine O'Halloran at the Celebration Of Light at the Tralee Bay Wetlands on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Hundreds Attend Poignant ‘Celebration Of Light’ At Tralee Wetlands

August 17, 2016 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE rain stayed away and the wind died down, for a fundraising event which has proved so popular over the past few years. The Celebration Of Light drew hundreds to Tralee Bay Wetlands on Tuesday night for a short and beautiful ceremony, organised by Recovery Haven, which is a moving tribute to those […]

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